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Demographics

People

Total Population2,370
Male Share of the Population50.5%
Female Share of the Population49.5%
Senior Citizens22.3%
Employed Population 16+998
Age of the Population46

Families

% of people married47.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.1%
Median Earnings25+$32,344
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$22,500
Median Earnings With High School Degree$29,946

Wealth

Median Family Income$53,977
% Above Poverty Level90.7%
% Below Poverty Level9.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home0.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone36.1%
Median Gross Rent$674
Median House Value$105,800

Ancestry

German24.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.7%
Irish12.2%
English6.4%
Italian3.1%
Scottish2.4%
French Except Basque2.3%
Dutch0.8%
Slovak0.7%
Swedish0.3%
Czech0.3%
Polish0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
Norwegian0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
Canadian0.1%
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Rising Sun Almanac

CategoryValue
County Ohio County
Standard Zip Codes47040
Phone Area Codes812
Time Zone
Approximate Latitude38.95
Approximate Longitude-84.85

Rising Sun Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationCINCINNATI COVINGTON AP
Distance12.2 miles
Jan Temp21 to 38 F
Apr Temp43 to 65 F
Jul Temp66 to 86 F
Oct Temp45 to 66 F
Annual Precip42.6 inches
StationVEVAY
Distance17.9 miles
Jan Temp23 to 40 F
Apr Temp43 to 67 F
Jul Temp67 to 88 F
Oct Temp46 to 68 F
Annual Precip45 inches
StationMILAN 5 NE
Distance18.4 miles
Jan Temp18 to 35 F
Apr Temp38 to 62 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp40 to 65 F
Annual Precip43.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Aurora3,697$45,893
Dillsboro1,525$52,188
Greendale4,475$69,786
Lawrenceburg4,983$47,716
Milan1,960$56,696
Patriot350$41,364

Rising Sun Public Libraries

Ohio County Public Library
503 SECOND STREET
Rising Sun, Indiana
(812) 438-2257

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Rising Sun Public Schools

Ohio County Elem-middle Sch
436 S Mulberry St
ZIP: 47040
(812) 438-2626
Primary
Total Enrollment 571
Rising Sun High School
120 S Henrietta St
ZIP: 47040
(812) 438-2652
High
Total Enrollment 232
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